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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Negroland

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The advantages of money and a private education were difficult to reconcile with the brutal past, and present, of being black in America. Margo Jefferson recalls the 1960s and 70s. Show more

Woman's Hour

Takeover week: Guest Editor Angelina Jolie Pitt

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Guest editor Angelina Jolie Pitt focuses on the health of women who live in refugee camps and the stigma surrounding women subjected to sexual violence in conflict. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Anne Peacock
Interviewed Guest:
Esther Nyambu
Interviewed Guest:
Renee Bou Raad
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Durham
Interviewed Guest:
Alketa Xhafa Mripa

15 Minute Drama

Unsuitable Men with Familiar Smiles

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Sally's daughter has been arrested in Mexico, and she is frantic with worry. But her mother has one last secret up her sleeve that will change everything. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A sketch that you will never really own, the rudest awakening for one particular pet, and the positive side of stereotyping. With Carrie Quinlan. From October 2014. Show more

Drama

Reasons for Leaving

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Peter Whalley. Lauren thinks someone is breaking into her house and calls the police. But it is Ian, her estranged husband who walked out and disappeared 11 months ago. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Brand

Drama

Last Word

Jo Cox MP, Dave Swarbrick, Viktor Korchnoi, Wendy Leigh

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Obituary series. Reeta Chakrabarti on the MP Jo Cox, the musician Dave Swarbrick, the chess player Viktor Korchnoi and the writer Wendy Leigh. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Kate Proctor
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Nicol
Interviewed Guest:
Martin Carthy
Interviewed Guest:
Nigel Short
Interviewed Guest:
Roy Greenslade
Interviewed Guest:
Lesley-Ann Jones
Producer:
Neil George

The Missing Hancocks

Series 2

The Red Planet

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The lad takes up astronomy, and spots something terrible among the stars. Stars Kevin McNally. 1955 episode re-recorded in 2015. Show more

Contributors

Tony Hancock:
Kevin McNally
Bill Kerr:
Kevin Eldon
Sid James:
Simon Greenall
Kenneth Williams:
Robin Sebastian
Andree Melly:
Susy Kane
Writer:
Ray Galton
Producer:
Ed Morrish
Producer:
Neil Pearson

The Archers

17/06/2016

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Reality hits home for the Grundys, and Helen has a moment of happiness. Show more

Contributors

Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Josh Archer:
Angus Imrie
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Phoebe Aldridge:
Lucy Morris
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Alice Carter:
Hollie Chapman
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Bert Fry:
Eric Allan
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie Grundy:
Heather Bell
Ed Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Kate Madikane:
Perdita Avery
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Oliver Sterling:
Michael Cochrane
Caroline Sterling:
Sara Coward
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Helen Titchener:
Louiza Patikas
Carol Tregorran:
Eleanor Bron

Front Row

Trevor Nunn, Natasha Walter, Jake Bugg

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

John Wilson talks to director Sir Trevor Nunn about A Midsummer Night's Dream. Plus singer-songwriter Jake Bugg and novelist Natasha Walter. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Trevor Nunn
Interviewed Guest:
Jake Bugg
Interviewed Guest:
Natasha Walter

15 Minute Drama

Unsuitable Men with Familiar Smiles

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Sally's daughter has been arrested in Mexico, and she is frantic with worry. But her mother has one last secret up her sleeve that will change everything. Show more

Five Hundred Years of Friendship

Five Hundred Years of Friendship: Omnibus

Episode 2

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Dr Thomas presents this omnibus edition of his history about the changing meaning and experience of friendship over the centuries. Show more

A Good Read

Judge Rinder and Stella Duffy

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Barrister Robert Rinder, TV's Judge Rinder, and novelist Stella Duffy talk to Harriett Gilbert about the books that matter deeply to them, including one about facing death. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Robert Rinder
Interviewed Guest:
Stella Duffy
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

Book of the Week

Negroland

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The advantages of money and a private education were difficult to reconcile with the brutal past, and present, of being black in America. Margo Jefferson recalls the 1960s and 70s. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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